A minor earthquake magnitude 3.6 (ml/mb) has struck on Saturday, 34 km S of Arenas, Panama (21 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -80.9221 West, latitude 7.0666 North, depth = 8.65 km. The temblor was reported at 11:56:25 / 11:56 am (local time epicenter). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 8.65 km (5 miles) below the earth’s surface. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 06/02/21 / 2021-02-06 11:56:25 / February 6, 2021 @ 11:56 am. Unique identifier: us6000dfa0. Ids that are associated to the event: us6000dfa0.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 34 km S of Arenas, Panama.
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